WKCTC’s Paducah School of Art and Design to host first National Printmaking Invitational Nov. 16

West Kentucky Community and Technical College’s Paducah School of Art and Design (PSAD) will host its first National Printmaking Invitational featuring the artwork of artists from across the country. The exhibition opens with a free community reception November 16 from 5 – 7 p.m. in the Bill Ford Gallery at PSAD’s 2D and Graphic Design Building at 905 Harrison Street in Paducah’s...

West Kentucky Community and Technical College among finalists for Aspen Prize for Excellence

The West Kentucky Community and Technical College was named Tuesday one of ten finalists for the 2017 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation’s preeminent recognition of high achievement and performance in America’s community colleges. The $1 million prize fund will be awarded in March 2017 in Washington, D.C. to the winner and up to four finalists with distinction. (See complete...

KCTCS announces 15th annual All-Academic team and New Century Scholar

The Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS) is announcing its 2016 All-Academic Team and the Kentucky New Century Scholar. This marks the fifteenth year for the All-Academic team that celebrates the accomplishments of 32 KCTCS students, two students from each of the 16 colleges. These students are elected through a rigorous process based on scholarship, community service, activities...

Nationally-recognized community college president Barbara Veazey announces retirement

After more than 40 years of service in education, West Kentucky Community and Technical College (WKCTC) President Dr. Barbara Veazey announced her plans to retire, effective June 30, 2016. During a faculty and staff meeting in Crounse Hall today, Dr. Veazey said she has been blessed to work in the community college and have a career in a place that changes lives, like no other, through education....